JRC reports highlight severity of the drought in the Horn of Africa
Map of the areas most affected by the drought and areas under threat. Source: JRC, Drought Bulletin for the Greater Horn of Africa© EU 2011
Two special reports published by the JRC highlight that the current drought in the Greater Horn of Africa is creating the most serious food insecurity situation in the world.
The Drought Bulletin for the Greater Horn of Africa and a Special issue of the Food Security Bulletin show a preliminary analysis of the severe drought which is causing a famine in Southern Somalia.